The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 97 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 3G 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.32% - 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% - 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £44,000 - £23,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -19.44%
3G
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
196 200 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.72% 21.83% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 166 150 177
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

3G
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Gloucestershire region.

3G Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3G
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 - -
3G
South West

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) SS7
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Dell
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) GPRS
2 5 (55.56%) GSM
2 5 (55.56%) PSTN
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) GPRS
1 5 (55.56%) GSM
1 5 (55.56%) PSTN
1 5 (55.56%) SS7
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) LTE
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (22.22%) 2G
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) SDH
3 1 (11.11%) 2.5G
3 1 (11.11%) RNC
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (11.11%) 4G
3 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Support
2 5 (55.56%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) Dell
1 5 (55.56%) EMC
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Huawei
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco